Sludgery: a Memoir

Sludgery: a Memoir

By Delores Broten The Reach for Unbleached Foundation has published a comprehensive account of its work on the issue of pulp mill sludge disposal in British Columbia, spanning three decades in the Sludge Files. It is all there – live links to what test results we...

Consumer Campaign Lessons

What is a Consumer Campaign? A consumer campaign pressures manufacturers and distributers to provide products for sale which are currently unavailable. Each campaign will have its own set of criteria for what makes an improved product. Manufacturers tend only to...

2006 Millwatch Archives

May 2006 Students Tax Selves For Recycled Paper In Victoria BC in April, Camosun College students voted 93 percent in favour of a college-wide change to 100 percent post-consumer recycled paper. The referendum asked whether students would pay a 30 cent per month levy...

2005 Millwatch Archives

November December 2005 The Smell Of Money: Hydrogen Sulphide And Suicide? By Angela K. Spivey, University of North Carolina School of Medicine Suicide rates two and three times the average in North Carolina counties may be linked to releases of hydrogen sulfide and...

2001 Millwatch Archives

Irving Pulp Goes For The Gold In Pollution Prevention February 2001 Irving Pulp and Paper says it is counting environmental coup with its new effluent treatment system, the result of six years of investment and trial and error. Basically, Irving had to do something...